Produce

How we grow, protect, harvest and enjoy beautiful fresh produce. And tips on how you can, too.

Sugar Free Fruit Preserving

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Preserving fruit with my Fowlers Vacola is one of most favourite things to do. At the height of summer when the stone fruit is the freshest and so sweet and juicy, it’s the best time to be preserving your little darlings. It’s kind of therapeutic too, preparing the fruit, filling the jars and switching on […]

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Kitchen Garden

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The kitchen garden is such an inspiring concept! Growing your own produce for your table – creating your own simple, fresh, ingredients that are packed with flavour and nutrients. Over time, urban living has meant that we’ve grown removed from the production of the food we eat. The kitchen garden is a simple step to […]

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Berry Nice Smoothie

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I could devour blueberries, raspberries, blackberries and strawberries all day. Not just delicious, but also full of antioxidants, that’s a win win! When it’s berry season I go mad for them. I wish I could find a few more secret places to go blackberry picking. We used to go blackberry picking all the time as […]

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What is Crop Rotation?

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Crop rotation in your vegie garden is important to implement from season to season. But what is crop rotation, and how does it work? Well, crop rotation helps your soil not become depleted of the nutrients your vegetables use to grow. It creates sustainable growing conditions from one crop family to another crop family as […]

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Quinoa, Olive and Pomegranate Salad

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Trying to keep cool? Yep! Eat your way cool perhaps? Wishful thinking maybe, but definately worth a try! Quinoa, olive, cucumber, pomegranate and parsley salad – squeeze of lemon juice and a spatchcocked chicken on the bbq. I love summer. I love the beach. Blessed.

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